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NCDC records 1,444 new infections, total now 110,387

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 1,444 new cases of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country. The NCDC disclosed this on its official website late on Sunday. x The News...

Mon Jan 18th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC reports 1,598 new infections, 7 deaths

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Saturday reported 1,598 new cases of COVID-19 with seven deaths. The NCDC, on its official Twitter handle, said the total infections in the country...

Sun Jan 17th, 2021     Read More →

Does Southwest need federal development commission?

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Senator Ibikunle Amosun Let me state from the outset that the specific objective of this article is to engage the power elite in Western Nigeria, the most developed region in Nigeria, on why they...

Sun Jan 17th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC records 1,867 new infections

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Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) registered 1,867 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in Nigeria to 107,345. The NCDC disclosed this on its official Twitter...

Sat Jan 16th, 2021     Read More →

Plateau varsity lecturers begin indefinite strike to protest insecurity, poor infrastructure –ASUU chair

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The Plateau State University chapter, of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), has commenced an indefinite strike action over insecurity, poor infrastructural development and arrears of...

Sat Jan 16th, 2021     Read More →

NIN registration: Complaints galore as bottlenecks fester amid COVID-19 scare

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The current drive by the Federal Government to ensure that every Nigerian obtains a National Identification Number (NIN) has no doubt caught the full attention of the masses. Unlike before when a...

Sat Jan 16th, 2021     Read More →

Armed Forces Remembrance Day: Buhari, Osinbajo, governors honour fallen heroes

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President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, led other top government functionaries, including service chiefs and members of the diplomatic corps to honour the nation’s fallen and living heroes in...

Sat Jan 16th, 2021     Read More →

Schools on high alert as academic activities resume

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An empty classroom. Photo by Aurore Marechal/ABACAPRESS.COM As most schools, including nursery, primary, secondary and higher institutions, resume from Monday, there are fears of further and...

Sat Jan 16th, 2021     Read More →

NCDC reports 23 fresh deaths, 1,479 new infections of COVID-19

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Nigeria recorded 23 fresh COVID-19 related deaths and 1,479 new infections on Jan. 14, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has said. The NCDC made this known on its official website on...

Fri Jan 15th, 2021     Read More →

Troops arrest two smugglers, seize 1,184 bags of fertiliser, petrol in Akwa Ibom, Delta

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The Defence Headquarters, yesterday, said gunboats of Forward Operating Base, Ibaka, Akwa Ibom State, arrested two suspects and a wooden boat laden with 1,184 of 25kg bags of Yaraliva Nitrabor...

Fri Jan 15th, 2021     Read More →

Be fair to this government, Buhari tells critics

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Buhari. Photo; TWITTER/NIGERIAGOVPresident Muhammadu Buhari has called on Nigerians especially the elite to be fair in their criticism of his administration. Buhari spoke on Thursday in Abuja...

Thu Jan 14th, 2021     Read More →

We will prosecute those misinforming people on COVID-19 – Lalong

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Gov. Simon Lalong of Plateau says the state government is set to prosecute those misinforming people on the existence of the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19). The governor said this during a...

Wed Jan 13th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC announces 1,270 new infections in Nigeria

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 1,270 new cases of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total number of infections to 102,601. The NCDC disclosed this on its...

Wed Jan 13th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC reports 1,244 new infections as total now 101, 331

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported 1,244 new cases of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total number of infections in the country to 101,331. The NCDC disclosed this...

Tue Jan 12th, 2021     Read More →

Bandits levy Niger communities N5m monthly

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Kill two in fresh Plateau attack Bandits have levied some communities in Shiroro Council of Niger State N5 million monthly to avoid being attacked. Against the usual kidnapping for ransom, the...

Tue Jan 12th, 2021     Read More →